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One Hundred Cranes 百鶴圖

A work made of handscroll; ink and light color on silk.
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  • A work made of handscroll; ink and light color on silk.

Date:

Qing dynasty (1644–1912) 清朝

Artist:

Artist unknown, spurious signature of Shen Quan 沈銓
Chinese, fl. 1725-1780

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Shen Quan

Title

One Hundred Cranes 百鶴圖

Place

China (Artist's nationality:)

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1682–1770

Medium

Handscroll; ink and light color on silk

Inscriptions

Inscription: 百鶴同春松柏萬年青,南蘋沈銓寫於松濤軒之西窗。 “Hundred cranes are jubilant in spring, pine and cypress trees are green forever. Nanpin, Shen Quan painted at the west window of the Songtao pavilion.” Artist's Seal: 南蘋,沈铨之印

Dimensions

30.3 × 381.7 cm (11 15/16 × 150 5/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Richard Q. Livingston in memory of her husband, Richard Quigley Livingston

Reference Number

1989.627

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